tar.gz <-> tar.bz2

Neven Has haski at sezampro.yu
Thu Feb 15 12:32:32 PST 2001


On Thu, Feb 15, 2001 at 01:29:27PM -0500, Jason Gurtz wrote:
> >         # Shouldn't be done by default, better as an option.
> >         unless (-f $archive) {
> >                 print "No such file, trying $archive ...\n"
> >                         if ($archive =~ s/\.tar\.gz$/\.tar\.bz2/
> >                         ||  $archive =~ s/\.tar\.bz2$/\.tar\.gz/)
> >         }
> 
> It could be a command line option.  by default, doesn't get used, but if
> someone goes ./alfs_app --lazy-switch chap5 then it gets used?

Yes, that's nice. But since those options should go to the frontend, that kind
of implementation would have to wait a bit.

Neven







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